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Oct 3, 2012 6:00am EDT
about cecil county, also hartford county, baltimore county, even the city and anne arundel county. and this will continue even as we go through the morning, even after that expires we'll still have some foggy conditions out there. now, as we go into the afternoon, we will get a few peeks of some sunshine, a little bit of break in the clouds, but it's going to take a while for that to happen. we look at maryland's most powerful radar as of now, and we can see that lone shower still pushing off towards the north and east, but it is around el kton at this time. so if you are traveling that way, take it easy on the roadways. not only are you dealing with the patchy fog, the dense fog, you will also be dealing with some wet roadways. temperatures this morning, that's the silver lining, we're quite mild, leave the coat at home as you head out and about. 67 in churchville. let's get a check now of the abc 2 time saver traffic with lauren cook. good morning. that fog is causing so many problems for you. >>reporter: yes, lynette. you will want to expect reduced visibility across the region
ABC
Oct 30, 2012 6:00am EDT
shot, hamdon, beneath the jfx, baltimore cities we will have a live report from sherrie johnson and on the left, new york city, moments ago, president barack obama has announced a disaster area declaration for new york and long island. >> we will cover both of those communities. what are we in store for today? >>> the worst -- >> woe, woe. >> we got rains we got lots of rain yesterday, we are going to get lots of rain today. we will see some of that today as well. i can't say the wore is over. all i can say is sandy made landfall. it could stall out for a bit and begin to move off towards the north. todays we are going to see hefty winds and alplenty of rain. we can see that behind me as we look at mailed's most powerful radar, the heavy rain along i-9 a, i-270, you don't need to travel today. keep it on the indoors and make sure the roads are clean and cheer as we check out what is going on with the winds, the current winds, similar to yesterday. sustained winds at 20 miles an hour, 18 miles an hour, 6 halvety grace. we are gusting higher than that. we are talking about wind gusts, tr
ABC
Oct 29, 2012 6:00am EDT
right now. it's about 300 miles east southeast of ocean city and continues to make its way up the coast as we go through the remainder of today. already, dropping plenty of rain across the eastern shore and all this is funneling in from the east to the west. that alone shows you how crazy the system is because it doesn't happen during the time of the year. so, we have plenty of rain that's starting and that will continue as we head through the rest of today. it's going pick up so with that we have flood watches and warnings across the area. so, the area here is shaded in the green and entire viewing area will get in on that for today through tuesday. also looking at a flood warning coastal flood warning to be exact and this one is through wednesday. we can see it through the areas shaded in the dark blue color. and we are going to have the prunt of the high tides going through tomorrow. so we are talking about the eastern shore and western shore going to get the worst of it then. for today's eastern shore looking at some coastal flooding. let's talk about the rain projections and
ABC
Oct 16, 2012 6:00am EDT
a fire changed the city forever. a family stood up to drug dealers and their house was set on fire killing all 7. a decade later, what has changed. >>> ray lieu sis out for the season, what does this mean for the ravens? we will look at that, thank you for joining us on this tuesday morning, i'm megan pringle. >> i'm charley crowson. let's get to a check of the forecast with lynette charles. things changed a lot over the course of 24 hours. >>> we had the rain in here and the cold front moved through. that's what you are talking about. we are brisk. temperature owings mills 47 degrees. we will have the winds picking up throughout the days out of the northwest, the north westerly wind is a chilly wind. 48 degrees now in monroe. dew points drying out, dew point 43. meyersville, last stop, temperature 49 with the dew point at 42, the winds northwest at 5-10 miles an hour. that's going to be the scenario for today. looking at maryland's most powerful radar, we have all the sweeps on scanning the skies to see if we will find rain. high pressure is going to do its thing, build in, we are
ABC
Oct 17, 2012 6:00am EDT
treating one another. today, the subject of bullying being taken on right here in the city of baltimore. >>> thanks for joining us on this wednesday morning. the big story that a lot of you are talking about of course the presidential debates last night. it happened in new york. >> the town hall style meeting moderated by cnn's candy crowley. we go live for a live report. renee marsh is live in new york this morning. >> reporter: well last night's presidential debate was nothing like the first one. the candidates were feisty and they were on message. in front of the town hall audience of uncommitted voters. president obama pulled few punches last night. a stark contrast to his debate performance two weeks ago. >> when he said, behind closed doors, that 47% of the country considered themselves victims, who refused personal responsibility, think about who he was talking about? >> mitt romney held his ground. calling the president a failed leader. >> a recent study has shown that people in the middle class will see $4,000 a year higher taxes. as a result of the spending and borro
ABC
Oct 10, 2012 6:00am EDT
expressway north of 695, no problems to report. it will remain clear once you head into the city. we have a crash in northeast baltimore you want to watch out for on bel air road on erdman avenue. that's the abc2 timesaver traffic. now over to you megan. >>> no doubt many of us are waking up a little less gritty i'd. no late night watching the o's -- eyed. no late night watching the o's. and that's thanks to a travel day. get ready for another game tonight. city is hosting a pep rally later this morning. so charley is live at city hall with more on what the city plans to do and you know, so many people in baltimore are saying we waited so long. time to celebrate. >> reporter: it is time to celebrate megan. 15 years in the making and baltimore orioles return to play off baseball and the city is calling for the same spirit enthusiasm here at camden yards for sunday and monday's game 1and 2a pep rally for 10:30 on the lawn stephanie rawlings- blake tweeted this around 4 yesterday wanting to give the fans a chance to come out and support the orioles who were in new york for game 3 of the divi
ABC
Oct 15, 2012 6:00am EDT
in the city. two were deadly. >>> five minutes after 6. it will be on ballot as question you will be deciding whether same sex couples can marry here in our state. and today one huge organization is hoping that you will support the issue. linda so is here to explain. what's this all about. >> reporter: naacp leaders will be coming up to officially endorse question 6 later this afternoon. question 6 would legalize same sex marriage in maryland. voters will get their chance to decide on the issue when they head to the polls in november. naacp leaders from baltimore and maryland chapters get together at 1 at the national headquarters in baltimore to officially support question 6. back in may the national board of directors passed a resolution endorsing marriage equality. the maryland chapter has been involved in supporting chapter 6 -- question 6 for months. >>> sports is rot with cliches and you have to use one from yesterday's game. it's a win is a win but for the ravens it may have come at a mighty cost. the ravens appeared to have lost webb to a acl injury and may be out woft. ou
ABC
Oct 18, 2012 6:00am EDT
. just normal 15 minute ride right now from white marsh into the city. here's harford road everything up to speed. just 11 minutes right now on the outer loop from 95 all the way up to 83. the west side nice and clear. but it's starting to build. you're locking at a 12 minute ride on the outer loop from 795 down towards 95. that's a look at your abc2 timesaver traffic. charlie over to you. >>> you expect them to be safe this morning. now one county district says it's going to make some big changes to make sure your kids can be safe every day. abc2 news linda so is live this morning in perry hall high school and linda, what is this new policy they're putting in place? >> reporter: well, starting today every school resource officer in baltimore county will have access to a hand held metal detacting wand. in response to recent school violence. you'll remember the shooting that happened here on the first day roll school when a student -- of school when a student brought a gun to school and shot another student. they won't be used for random searches, only if they have reasonable suspicion th
ABC
Oct 4, 2012 6:00am EDT
ellicott city, we have one quick little shower that's pushing off to the the north and east there. and web they have one shore -- then we have one shore around sevenn that's starting to fizzle out as well. take the rain gear under one of the showers. they are very light in nature though. 70 degrees right now in arnold. that's another story this morning is that we are quite warm. quite mild. we can see the 70 for a dew point and also dealing with some patchy fog outside this morning. clarksville at 68-degrees with a dew point of 67 and we are quite humid as well. then right now we're at 74- degrees in easton. hour by hour forecast looks like this. by lunchtime mostly cloudy skies and 76 degrees. 82 and warm and we will get some sunshine in here as we head through the rest of today. let's get a check now of the abc2 timesaver traffic with lauren cook. good morning. patchy fog is a problem. >>> yes, lynette you will want to expect reduced visibility especially if you're traveling in red rick. really going to be bad there. slow down and turn on the low beams. we have a crash to tell you ab
ABC
Oct 22, 2012 6:00am EDT
. no concerns now, if you are using the jfx in to the city, 11 minutes to travel southbound from the beltway to fayette street. that's a look at your traffic. >>> we will learn if a tornado touch donned in harford county -- touched down in harford county. >> sherrie johnson joins us with more on this. how bad was it? like there was one target. today, the national weather vis will determine if it was a tornado. don was the only one cleaning up storm damage this weekend, two large trees came down in his backyard, the tv antenna on his roof blew off and furniture was tossed several feet. they took pictures, spoke to witnesses to rate the damage and determine if it was a tornado. >> the storm we saw on radar, it was aration with it. a -- rotation with it. a strong signature at 2000 feet. i am seeing trees that are folded over in different directions. >> reporter: once again, the national weather service will make the final call today on whether or not it was a tornado. sherrie johnson, abc2 news. >>> the man who is looking to be the top cop is expected to be officially confirmed today. l
ABC
Oct 25, 2012 6:00am EDT
camera citations like these handed out to driver who work specifically for the baltimore city and county public school systems. those drivers racked up more than 200 citations for speeding or red light violations, the fines worth more than $10,000. but those districts also pay more than 300 contracted drivers to transport their students and the companies they work for don't have to tell the schools when their drivers get caught by the cameras. it's simply not in their contracts creating a double standards of cost -- standard of sorts among drivers. >> doesn't the county want to know from your contractors and why don't you require that? >> i can't answer why we don't at this time require that. it is something that i will be looking into moving forward. >> i think that it's a benefit to us that you've notified us about that and we're going to certainly use it to our benefit as well as the citizens of baltimore to make sure that everyone is safe and everyone is held accountable. >> reporter: and the drivers we know have been caught are being held accountable because they individually
ABC
Oct 12, 2012 6:00am EDT
on this friday. and getting a lot of attention from drivers in one city. the children they have now and the city council members getting involved because of mistaken and fake bike lanes. they're popping up over the streets. >>> mounts bills on the first
ABC
Oct 19, 2012 6:00am EDT
broke into the ellicott city condo several times over the course of several months to change the location and angle of the camera. >> we believe he was in and out during the day. we don't know if he is someone who knows the women who lives there or has a connection to the building and that's why we are asking for the public to take a good look and let us know if he looks familiar. >> reporter: in some of the videos, the suspect is wearing a work uniform and we have the videos and still photos here on our website abc2news.com in the slide show. and if you recognize the person, you can call howard county police at 410, 31 3- 3200. sherrie johnson, abc2 news. >>> later this morning a man accused in murder at a chinese carry out will be in court. killed freddie jones junior last halloween. jones family turned him in after they saw surveillance video police released to local newsstations. >>> he worked to protect others but lost his life in a car crash prince george's county police officer kevin bowden was off duty when his cruiser hit another vehicle and forced into a utility pole. t
ABC
Oct 31, 2012 6:00am EDT
near atlantic city, new jersey monday night, bringing a storm surge that flooded the jersey shore. new york subway tunnels and laguardia airport. rescue efforts are still under way to save those left stranded. this woman and her mother rode out the storm trapped in a car. >> there's nobody around, you don't know where to go. you're trying to get out the window. it's freezing, the wind is blowing. >>reporter: new jersey governor chris christie said residents of his state are devastated. >> this is a monumental task that we have in front of us, so i'm asking this week for their patience and then the week after that we're going to need their resill yens as we begin to go back to work and rebuild our state. >>reporter: president obama signed disaster declarations for new jersey and new york, clearing the way for federal aid. >> i want every agency to lean forward and make sure that we are getting the resources where they need -- where th're needed as quickly as possible. >>reporter: sandy is moving northwest bringing flooding and winter weather to the mountains. some power has been re
ABC
Oct 2, 2012 6:00am EDT
clear in to the city. southbound from 695s downtown to fayetteville. that's a look at your time saver traffic. >>> a baltimore county firefighter is charged with sexually abusing two teen boys. linda so is live at county police headquarters with the latest. officers are working to get this man's photograph out there. why are that i they doing that? >> reporter: parents look at the picture and talk to kids if they come in contact with this man. anthony maurice cotel is accused of abusing two, 14 year old boys, one of the victims contacted police and told them cotel abused him while living with his family and told police he witnessed cotel abuse a friend at his house. the abuse happened between may 1st and june 1st. cot sl a probationary firefighter with the fire department and active volunteer with the landsdowne fire department and suspended from both positions pending the outcome. he is held at the county detention center on 150,000 dollars bond. if you have information on the case or believe your kids maybe a victim, call the crimes against children unit at 410- 853-3650. >>> convic
ABC
Oct 1, 2012 6:00am EDT
will be reaching -- or racing through the streets of baltimore. the city made a 5-year commitment to host the grand prix it need to be sure the race was willing to finance this once again. the race will be held on labor day weekend. it's called the melt down team europe erased the member rift defeat to the hands of team usa and they had a comeback yesterday that was one for the ages. outside chicago this weekend, team europe led by captain joseerased a 10-6 u.s. lead to win 14 1รก to 13 1/2 -- shall 14 1/2 and to 13 1/2. it was lynched with this hole winning the match over stricker. next ryder cup is in 2014 at scotland glen eagle golf course the shot there of him with the clinching putt. >>> new law may change the way your kids are allowed to ride in the car. linda so live in federal hill and linda, a lot of this law is all about child height in the safety seat. >> reporter: yeah. if you have one of these in your back seat, this is going affect you. new law requires all kids under 8 years old to ride in a car seat regardless of the weight until they hit a height requirement of 4 fee
ABC
Oct 8, 2012 6:00am EDT
different school year for you. we expect to see you here. >> the baltimore city public school system is rewarding students with special field trips, anything to keep them in class. she >>> this is a new twist on an old scam to tell you about this morning. con artist claiming to be a state agency are locking up computer screens through a virus. . >>> you may not be able to function without the morning cup of coffee. don't drink too much, it can lead to other problems. >>> parents, the worry is endless when it comes to kids, if you have a child with autism, this is more to be concerned about, especially when it comes to you child wondering off. experts have suggestions. >>> we warned you in august about an internet scam that could lockup your compute expe let scammers demand ransom just to fix it. the scheme is back, this time with a new twist. joce sterman is here to explain which state agency they've added to fool you. take a look. >> reporter: you surf the web thinking no one is looking over your shoulder, but scammers want you to belief big brother is minding your business. >> its sca
ABC
Oct 24, 2012 6:00am EDT
southbound from the beltway -- into the city rest of the beltway in great shape. traveling on the west side you -- traveling on the west side a 90 minute on the outer loop from 759 to 70. that's a look at your abc2 timesaver traffic now over to you. >> reporter: traffic is movingacross the bay bridge. >>> a propane tanker was spewing gas near westbound span tuesday afternoon about of rush hour. here images we had yesterday from the traffic cameras. you saw the gas spewing from the top anpeople stopped and out of cars the both lanes on both sides were shut down for about two hours. >>> a perimeter was set up to keep the traffic back from the danger. >> you work on western shore and you have no option going around baltimore is too far to go. >> the leak was plugged and tanker taken over to sandy point state park where the gas was emptied. the lanes east and westbound are reopened this morning. >>> whether you are a stay at home mom or work full time being a stay at home morning is the first and rewarding job. some moms have tough time balancing it all and they are getting help in the for
ABC
Oct 11, 2012 6:00am EDT
charlie. i just had a chance to talk to chief kevin cartwright with the baltimore city fire department. and you know just trying to update information. they are still on the scene as you can see behind me here and there's still a lot of unanswered questions. investigators want to know yes, exactly what caused this fire. take a look we hind me now. deliver starting to clean up the area and again go in and start the preliminary investigation. five people consider killed indeluding -- were killed including a grandmother and four children. the fire started about 2:00 this morning at 5601 denwood avenue. again in northeast baltimore. when crews arrived they found intense flames, people jumping out of the windows. about nine people were in the home when that fire started. four made it out safely. five others did not. now the bodies were found on the second floor of the home. police had to stop one man because he was so distraught he kept trying to go inside the house but again, police actually had to handcuff him just for his own safety to prevent him from going into the house. now two firef
ABC
Oct 26, 2012 6:00am EDT
. look at ocean city the humidity is out there at 100%. you are watching the fog across the area as well. we'll track sandy, i'll tell you the impact and what you need to do to prepare for the storm. back to you. >> you are preparing the bad news things are hard to come by. generators flying off the shelves and people are preparing and trying to do what they can to get ahead of the storm. >> they are preparing for thousands of outages. you will remember from back in june there was criticism for the utility provider and they will be proactive. sherrie johnson has more in preparation for sandy. >> reporter: some people are out shopping and hitting the stores getting ready. and prolonging the power is a top priority. we headed to the lowe's store. and there were lots of empty shelves by the end of the evening. after the storms with outages lasting for days and a week for others, larger generators were a good investment. that's what people were going for. manager at this store hope to get an emergency shipment of more in as soon as possible. customers are not the only ones. they are preparin
ABC
Oct 23, 2012 6:00am EDT
so bad. not as cold as what we were. but as we look across the middle of the nation, this is what's going to be moving or way going through time. even this afternoon the temperatures will be into the 70s what you are seeing around kansas city as of now and into dallas. let's zoom in closer to home this morning. stepping out the door and 50 degrees in glen bernie and 57 mount airy. and make sure you have the jacket and you don't need the biggest coat as you step out. temperatures will soar going into the afternoon and we will have that sun-cloud mix. my high for today at 3 is coming in at 76 degrees. let's check the abc2 timesaver traffic with lauren cook. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. pretty decent forecast. 76 degrees not bad at all. unfortunately i do have a crash to tell you about in anne arundel county along the westbound lanes of route 32 near and alleys road. those traveling in howard county, there are no delays right now on interstate 70 from columbia pike to 695. and here's what the west side of the beltway looks like at liberty road. traffic just moving right alo
ABC
Oct 5, 2012 6:00am EDT
city where they are take on the chiefs at one sunday. right now the team is 3-1 and having lost one game to the eagles that was in week 2. they are tied atop the northern division with the bengals a team they have beaten. >>> 6 minutes after 6 right now. parents, you may have heard the story from your child and it made you cringe. little case of bullying, name calling and internet taunt and physical violence happening in the classroom. we all know it happens and know something has to be done so right now sherrie johnson is live to tell you what the state is doing to step in. [ no audio from station ] >> we apologize. we are having an audio issue but we will try to bring you the report because of course bullying prevention month is happening in october and we want you to know about this. we will work on that and bring it later. >>> stay with us this morning, we have a lot more coming up. fighting breast cancer anyway you can. we will tell you this morning about one local group what they are doing in a creative way raising money one clay pigeon at a time. and a problem with one airlin
ABC
Oct 9, 2012 6:00am EDT
accidents across the region. i will have the details coming up on good morning maryland. >> 10 minutes after 6. this is a live picture of new york city's times square. looks quiet there but let's get today's tech bites. >> reporter: in today's tech bites more signs of the ipad mini asian companies that supply components to apple received orders for more than 10,000 smaller items. an announcement is expected next month. and you will be able to order the first windows 8 phones later this month. the verge websites at at&t will take preorders october 21st with delivery next month. almost 2/3 of technology executives think mitt romney would be better for the industry than obama. but the same survey finds that 3/4 expect the president to win reelection so far mr. obama is ahead in fund raising in sin coal vane. the force is with the hottest mobile game franchise and angry birds star worst will combine the bird with the popular movie franchise clothing costumes and action figures going on sale soon. those are the tech bites i am rob nelson. >>> you imagine jumping out of a plane 23 miles up i
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